Minori Sakita

Corps de Ballet

Minori Sakita Corps de Ballet

Born in Washington, D.C., Minori began her training at the Maryland Youth Ballet and continued at the Houston Ballet Academy on full scholarship. In 2014, she joined Tulsa Ballet II and was promoted to Corps de Ballet in the main company one year later.  Her repertoire includes Constance in Andre Prokovsky’s The Three Musketeers, the Canary Fairy in Marcello Angelini’s The Sleeping Beauty, Petite Mort by Jiří Kylián, Rooster by Christopher Bruce, and one of two female soloists in Yuri Possokhov’s Classical Symphony.  Minori has also performed in works by George Balanchine, Ma Cong, Jorma Elo, and Dwight Rhoden.